I-Team: Family Separated After Family Court Closes Early

WNBC's I-Team highlights the harm that has come to children since Family Court has been closing early due to budget cuts. BFDP Attorney-in-Charge, Lauren Shapiro, discusses how families are denied due process when children are removed from their parents by ACS without the court hearing their case because it is too late in the day.

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The following day, Assembly Speaker Sheldon Silver and mayoral front-runner Bill de Blasio responded.